Rush Limbaugh, conservative legend, dead at 70

Rush Limbaugh, conservative radio host and commentator, has died of lung cancer. He was 70 years old.

Limbaugh gained a massive following in conservative circles following an unparalleled career in radio broadcasting. His show regularly reached tens of millions of Americans, making him one of the most influential political figures of the last quarter century.

He ended his career as the most popular radio host ever and should be celebrated for his contributions to the United States.